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Expert: Arkansas may have reliable source of…

A death penalty expert says Arkansas may have found a reliable source for an execution drug

Tennessee site marks milestone with shipment to…

A federal lab in Tennessee has made its first shipment in five years to the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, marking another milestone as the U.S. gets its multibillion-dollar cleanup program back on track

The Latest: Conference of Mayors supports…

The U.S. Conference of Mayors says more than 250 of its members have signed on to a compact designed to combat hate, extremism and bigotry

Terror attacks in Europe: A timeline

In the wake of the latest terror attack in Barcelona, in which 12 people were killed and nearly 80 people injured, a look back at some of the recent acts of terrorism across Europe

Can President Trump help nation heal from…

President defends 'beautiful' Confederate statues amid renewed push for their removal

Finnish police shoot man who stabs 8 people in…

A man stabbed eight people _two of which died _ in Finland's western city of Turku before police shot him in the thigh and detained him Friday, police said, adding that authorities were looking for more potential suspects

Prosecutor faces hearing over her texting, Facebook account

A prosecutor handling the case against Penn State fraternity members charged after a pledge died faces a hearing of her own in front of a board that handles complaints about lawyers

3 ways to reuse your old tablet

Do you have an old tablet lying around your house? Repurpose it as a remote, a second screen or a digital photo frame.

Struggling after giving birth? You're not alone

These mums had traumatic births, and they want more to see more honesty about the toll it can take.

The New York Times - How To | Make a Gunpowder…

From The New York Times: From sketch to explosion, a close look at the artist Cai Guo-Qiang's process.By: By JASON SCHMIDT. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2vKF1IO

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Texting And Walking Could Soon Be Illegal In This…

A new proposal could put an end to 'distracted walking.' Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Dems risk culture war fight in Charlottesville…

President Donald Trump's widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Virginia has left Democrats in a quandary: how to seize the moral high ground without getting sucked into a politically perilous culture-war debate

Charlottesville mayor calls for swift removal of Lee statue

The mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia, is calling for an emergency meeting of state lawmakers to allow the city to swiftly remove the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee

Deere's sales fall short

The construction equipment maker's sales rose but missed expectations for the second straight quarter, sending its stock down. Fred Katayama reports.

Technology companies lead as US stocks turn higher

US stocks start to recover from some of their biggest losses of 2017 as technology companies, banks and energy companies rise

Civil Rights museum settles dispute over late power bills

The nation's largest utility is dropping a demand for an advance payment to cover the possibility of delinquent power bills from a museum that honors a historic lunch-counter sit-in

President's Arts And Humanities Committee…

Members of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities announced their resignation from the group in a letter Friday.

Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing…

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded

New Hampshire confirms identity of suspected…

New Hampshire authorities say they have confirmed the identity of a suspected serial killer

Judge: Ex-treasure hunter should remain jailed…

A judge has denied the request by an ex-treasure hunter jailed on contempt-of-court charges to end his imprisonment

California mass killer spared death sentence

A California judge has ruled that a convicted mass killer will be spared the death penalty amid a long-running scandal over authorities' use of jailhouse informants